Moreover, the continued growth in coverage of mobile cellular networks, rapid advances in mobile technologies & applications, increasing lifestyle diseases
and growing awareness among patient population in emerging economies, are some of the key factors fostering the growth of global mHealth market.
Summary: Organic and natural food products can play a key role in managing lifestyle diseases
in the Middle East, where obesity, stress, cardiac disorders and diabetes are the biggest healthcare concerns, according to experts.
We are overjoyed to be recognized by The Wall Street Journal for our contributions to raising and extending the quality of life of chronic and lifestyle disease
sufferers," said James H.
The MENA and GCC healthcare market is being driven by strong economic growth, rapid urbanisation, demographic changes, growing occurrence of lifestyle diseases
, active government investment, and initiatives to form a structured policy and regulatory environment favouring higher contribution from the private sector, said the report.
The conference runs until Tuesday (February 18) at the Dubai International Convention Centre, and has attracted a host of experts who will speak on various lifestyle diseases
plaguing the world and the region.
The UAE has among the most alarming lifestyle disease
statistics in the region.
There is more alarming news in the UAE as Type 2 Diabetes, which is a lifestyle disease
, is affecting children and teens.
The fact that one out of every 15 people in the UAE suffers from hypertension is incontrovertible evidence of how this lifestyle disease
is being taken for granted.
30am and the walk will be followed by a dance exercise session and a lecture on cancer viewed from a lifestyle disease
2 million people in the world are annually diagnosed with breast cancer - and the Middle East is no exception in the growing incidence of this lifestyle disease
This market growth can be attributed to emergence of nanotechnology, significant technological advancements over the last few years and their adoption in the medical sector, increase in the demand for home-based POC devices, aging population, and growing lifestyle diseases
He said in addition to tobacco use, a majority of the patients have one or more lifestyle diseases
such as diabetes, hypertension and high cholesterol.